Valeria Nikolaenko, MSc


Sep 2011 - present, Stanford University,
Computer Science Department. Expected degree: PhD.
Scientific adviser: Dan Boneh

Sep 2009 – June 2011, Academic  University of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St.Petersburg, Russia. Computer Science Major. MS degree with honor.

Sep 2007-May 2009, Academy of Modern Programming (evening courses).
Object oriented programming in Java, advanced algorithms, parallel programming techniques.  

Sep 2005-May 2009, St.Petersburg State Polytechnical University, St.Petersburg, Russia. Applied Mathematics and Computer Science Major. BS degree with honor.
    Professional Experience

2012-2013, Technicolor, Palo Alto, USA.
Summer intern and consultant for academic year.
Privacy preserving data-mining projects. 

2008-2011, JetBrains/SwiftTeams, St.Petersburg, Russia. Intellij IDEA development.
Member of PHPStorm team.
ColdFusion integration. 

2006-2008, Transas, St.Petersburg, Russia. Computer graphics of marine and aviation simulation systems.

E-mailname.lastname at gmail dot com
valerini at stanford dot edu

Curriculum Vitae

I recently started a blog on crypto, where I share pseudorandom ideas and thoughts:

Publications & Talks

Joppe Bos, Craig Costello, Léo Ducas, Ilya Mironov, Michael Naehrig, Valeria Nikolaenko, Ananth Raghunathan, Douglas Stebila
"Frodo: Take off the ring! Practical, Quantum-Secure Key Exchange from LWE
", [pdf]
In the process of submission.

"Practical, Quantum-Secure Key Exchange for TLS from LWE", 
CryptoDay Talk at Stanford, 2 May 2016.

"Fully Key-Homomorphic Encryption, Arithmetic Circuit ABE, and Compact Garbled Circuits

Fully Key-Homomorphic Encryption and 
Arithmetic ABE with Short Keys and 
Compressed Garbled Circuits", [slides]
Seminar Talk at UCSD, 13 Jan 2014.

"Secure Computations", [slides]
Security Lunch Talk at Stanford, 20 Nov 2013.

Dan Boneh, Valeria NikolaenkoGil Segev
"Attribute Based Encryption for Arithmetic Circuits" [pdf]
In process of submission.

"Privacy Preserving Matrix Factorization" [pdfslides]
20th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, CCS 2013.

"Privacy-Preserving Ridge Regression on Hundreds of Millions of Records" [pdfslides]
IEEE Symposium on Security & Privacy, IEEE SSP 2013.

Edward HirschDmitry ItsyksonValeria NikolaenkoAlexander Smal 
"Optimal heuristic algorithms for the image of an injective function" [pdf]
ECCC, May 2011.

Placticine cartoon we've captured with Oleg Rumyantsev. Watch YouTube

My pencil drawn horse: